Auditions for Noel Coward’s classic comedy, “Blithe Spirit,” will be held Saturday, June 1st and Sunday, June 2nd from noon till 2 pm. The show plays at the Embassy Theatre, 49 Baltimore St. in Cumberland, Maryland, on August 9-11 & 16-18.
Charles Condomine is researching the occult for his next novel, so he invites Madam Arcati to a small dinner party for a seance. The psychic accidentally manifests the ghost of Charles’ first wife, Elvira. Only he can see her, much to the distress of his second wife, Ruth.
Charles Condomine, a successful novelist
Ruth Condomine, his second wife
Elvira Condomine, his first wife and ghostly presence
Madame Arcati, a medium
Doctor Bradman, a friend
Mrs Bradman, his wife
Edith, a maid
Although some actors are being asked to read for roles, no roles have been precast.